Parks and Recreation

Girl swinging on a swing

Mansfield Parks & Recreation Department operates and maintains over 900 acres of parkland, 100+ athletic fields, Walnut Creek Linear Trail and Elmer W. Oliver Nature Park.  Our Nature Education program offers classes for all ages to encourage the appreciation of science and nature.  The Mansfield Activities Center offers enrichment, social and athletic programs for Seniors, Preschool, Youth and Adults.  Our special events division develops multiple major city-wide events, races and festivals.  The department also includes five public/private partnerships.